Tag: Business

19 Nov Changes in corporate tax rates in India

In a move that surprised many, in September 2019, the Central Government announced significant changes in corporate tax rates via the Taxation Laws (Amendment)…

28 Aug Tax valuations

Buying or selling equity shares in India is covered by multiple laws – the Companies Act 2013, SEBI regulations, FEMA regulations, anti-competitive law (on…

01 Aug POEM guidelines introduced in 2017 in India

The Central Board of Direct Taxes issued its final guidelines in January 2017 to determine the Place of Effective Management (POEM) of a company.…

24 Jul E-Form DIR-3 KYC for directors

– Dakshita Mehta India’s Ministry of Corporate Affairs (MCA) is having a busy year. After cracking down on shell companies and LLPs, they…

29 May microfinance in india

In “Spotlight” we will be discussing the opportunities…

18 May Challenges of opening an Indian branc

Link to part 1 of this post: Part 1 In last week’s post, we discussed the factors that have made India among the…

11 May Setting up an India office part 1

Since the original BRIC reports came out in the early 2000s, global economists, banks and governments have watched the BRIC economies with interest. The…

18 Apr Special factors and circumstances affecting valuation

Valuations of companies or equity in India are required for a variety of reasons, usually triggered by mergers, acquisitions or share purchase/sale. The most…

28 Mar Investing in a private company

As financial education grows, more and more high net worth individuals (HNIs) are beginning to realise that diversification is important. Traditionally HNIs have believed…

21 Feb Budget 2018 highlights

 – Pooja Balan The Union Budget was presented by Finance Minister Mr Arun Jaitley in the Parliament on 1 February 2018. Each year…

13 Feb Problems of equity funding and some solutions

View Part 1 here: Part 1 of this post In the previous post, we discussed some problems of equity funding that are faced…